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St. Thomas Aquinas

Aquino 1225 - Fossanova 1274
Italian Dominican priest of the Catholic Church, and an immensely influential philosopher and theologian in the tradition of scholasticism
artist unknown

Faro /  São Tomás de Aquino   Faro /  São Tomás de Aquino


Marble statue of St. Thomas Aquinas in a niche above the gate of the Town Arch, built by the architect Francisco Xavier Fabri for Bishop Dom Francisco Gomes do Avelar in the 19th century.


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Locatie (N 37°0'53" - W 7°56'5") (Satellite view: Google Maps)

Item Code: ptag030; Photograph: 8 September 2017
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